Craigslist Founder to Give Keynote Address, ENLASO President to Tweet News and Updates from the Three-Day Event
Boulder, CO – June 17, 2009 – ENLASO Corporation, a leading provider of translation and localization solutions, announced today that John Watkins, ENLASO’s President, will present at GALA 2009, a new conference dedicated to the language industry.
“GALA 2009: The language of business. The business of language” is held in September in Cancun, Mexico and targets companies from all industries. Event attendees will explore and learn new ways to better develop and market their products worldwide as experts in translation, localization, and globalization examine the latest developments in language technology and management.
The conference features the keynote address by Craigslist founder Craig Newmark and twenty-four cutting-edge workshops for localization and translation professionals. Detailed information about the workshops may be obtained by visiting: http://www.gala-global.org/conference/workshops
John Watkins will present a workshop titled "The Localization Workforce: Management Strategies for a Specialized Field"; he is also scheduled to lead a roundtable discussion titled "From Good to Great: The Quality Roundtable."
“GALA hopes to create a new kind of meeting where many previously separate groups come together under one roof to the benefit of all. For that to happen we must focus on providing the very best workshops with the very best presenters,” said James F. Hollan III, Executive Director for the Globalization and Localization Association (GALA).
Watkins notes, “I’m very excited to be part of this new conference and to meet with customer and localization-side professionals to discuss new developments in the language industry.”
Watkins also announced that he will be tweeting updates and news from the event using the popular social messaging utility Twitter. Interested parties may sign up at http://www.twitter.com/ENLASO to receive his tweets.
GALA is an international non-profit association that promotes translation services, language technology and language management solutions. The member companies worldwide include translation companies, localization service providers, globalization consultants, internationalization specialists and technology developers. GALA companies share a commitment to quality, service, and innovation in helping clients reach global markets. For more information about GALA, visit http://www.gala-global.org
About ENLASO Corporation (http://www.enlaso.com/)
ENLASO Corporation, an ISO 9001 company, delivers multilingual solutions to the information technology, mobile and wireless, life sciences, legal, financial, gaming, social networking, aerospace, automotive, advertising, and telecommunications industries. Services include localization of software, websites, marketing communications, technical documentation, localization testing, and consulting and training.
For additional information, contact: ENLASO Corporation at 866-415-6820 x127 or by email at PR@enlaso.com.